Assignment 5: Media Exposure During
Assignment 5: Media Exposure During Infancy
As you will learn after reading pp. 104-107 in your text, a great
deal of research has been conducted on the effects of exposing
infants to television and DVDs.
Some claim that watching TV can enhance cognitive
development and promote education, while others indicate that
early exposure can have a negative effect on babies’ attention
Conduct additional research and discuss your thoughts. Based on
your findings, would you recommend that parents and daycare
providers allow infants access to television and movies? Explain
why or why not.
Remember to cite your source(s) using APA style.
initial post must be a minimum of 300 words . Your initial post
(your response to the topic) must contain a citation. It is your ideas
supported by research. Please refer to the APA Power Point in the
Start Here section of the classroom for information on proper
formatting. There will be a deduction of 20 points for failure